Events

May 19, 2022 (Thursday) 6:30 p.m. Poetry Workshop for writers of all levels
Topic and location TBA. Sponsored by the Bloomfield Public Library, Bloomfield, CT

May 12, 2022 (Thursday) 6:30 p.m. Poetry Workshop for writers of all levels
Topic and location TBA. Sponsored by the Bloomfield Public Library, Bloomfield, CT

May 2022 (Date and time TBA) (Poetry discussion)
Poets on Poetry. I’ll be moderating a discussion on the work of Gabriela Mistral (the first Latin American writer to win a Nobel Prize). Sponsored by the Connecticut Poetry Society.

October 23, 2021 (Saturday) 11:00 a.m. (Bilingual poetry reading)
Honoring Latina Poets: The PARK ST Library@ The Lyric with Margaret Gibson CT Poet Laureate Present poetry readings In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (Via Zoom. Prior registration required. Click here to register.)

October 21, 2021 (Thursday) 7:00 p.m. (Poetry reading celebrating Waking Up to the Earth: Connecticut Poets in a Time of Climate Crisis)
Wintonbury Poetry Reading Series, Bloomfield CT (Via Zoom–Prior registration required. Click here to register.)

June 20, 2021 (Sunday) 5:00 p.m. (In-person poetry reading celebrating Waking Up to the Earth: Connecticut Poets in a Time of Climate Crisis)
Location: Arts Café Mystic, Mystic, CT

April 13, 2021 (Tuesday) 7:00 p.m. EDT (Poetry reading celebrating Waking Up to the Earth: Connecticut Poets in a Time of Climate Crisis)
Riverwood Poetry Series, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT (Via Zoom)

April 11, 2021 (Sunday) 2:00 p.m.
Writing for the Land: A poetry writing workshop for writers of all levels.
E.C. Scranton Memorial Library, Madison, CT (Via Zoom)

October 4, 2020 (Sunday) 3:00 p.m. EDT (Poetry reading with a musical interlude)
Outside Voices
Location: Sharshon Park Pavilion (Windsor CT). Sharshon Park is located on Skitchewaug Street directly behind the 330 Windsor Avenue Community Center.
Please observe proper COVID-19 mask and social distancing protocols.

September 27, 2020 (Sunday) 4:00 p.m. EDT (Poetry reading)
Via Zoom. To register and get the link for the reading, call 860-767-1252 or email staff@ivorytonlibrary.org.
Sponsored by the Ivoryton Public Library, Ivoryton, CT
https://ivorytonlibrary.org/events/

May 15, 2020 (Friday), 7:30 p.m. (Poetry reading)
EVENT TO BE RESCHEDULED DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS
My Word!
Location: The Vanilla Bean Cafe, 450 Deerfield Rd, Pomfret, CT 06259

May 4, 2020 (Monday), 6:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (Poetry discussion)
EVENT TO BE RESCHEDULED DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS
Poets on Poetry. I’ll be moderating a discussion on the work of Pablo Neruda. (You’ll have the opportunity, if you so choose, to translate one of Neruda’s poems!) Event sponsored by the Connecticut Poetry Society.
Location: Southington Public Library, 255 Main Street, Southington, CT

March 28, 2020 (Saturday), 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Poetry discussion)
EVENT TO BE RESCHEDULED DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS
Poets on Poetry. I’ll be moderating a discussion on the work of Gabriela Mistral (the first Latin American writer to win a Nobel Prize). Event sponsored by the Connecticut Poetry Society.
Location: Hartford Public Library, 500 Main St., Hartford, CT – Classroom 139, first floor.

March 5, 2020 (Thursday), 6:00 p.m. sharp (Poetry reading)
One Poem Festival sponsored by CantoMundo, Macondo, and Letras Latinas
Location: AWP San Antonio offsite event–San Antonio Public Library, Latino Collection & Resource Center, 600 Soledad St., San Antonio, TX 78205

November 12, 2019 (Tuesday), 7:00 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Location: Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, 949 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA

October 16, 2019 (Wednesday), 6:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (Poetry discussion)
Poets on Poetry. I’ll be moderating a discussion on the work of Pablo Neruda. (You’ll have the opportunity, if you so choose, to translate one of Neruda’s poems!) Event sponsored by the Connecticut Poetry Society.
Location: Wallingford Public Library, 200 N Main St, Wallingford, CT

October 5, 2019 (Saturday), 11:00 a.m. (Poetry reading)
Connecticut Literary Festival
Location: Real Art Ways Cinema, 56 Arbor St, Hartford, CT

September 24, 2019 (Tuesday) 5:30 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Confluencia
Location: Naugatuck Valley Community College, Waterbury Campus.
750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT

September 9, 2019 (Monday) 7:00 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Roar Reading Series.
Location: UConn B&N in Downtown Storrs.
1 Royce Circle, Storrs Mansfield, CT

June 28, 2019 (Friday), 6:30 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Chapter and Verse.
Location: Koffee? 103 Audubon Street, New Haven, CT

June 8, 2019 (Saturday), 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Poetry discussion)
Poets on Poetry. Poet Christine Beck and I will be moderating a bilingual discussion on the work of Pablo Neruda. Event sponsored by the Connecticut Poetry Society.
Location: New Haven Public Library, New Haven, CT

April 27, 2019 (Saturday), 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Poetry discussion)
Poets on Poetry. I’ll be moderating a discussion on the work of Louise Glück. Event sponsored by the Connecticut Poetry Society.
Location: Hartford Public Library, 500 Main St., Hartford, CT – Classroom 139, first floor.

April 10, 2019, 6:30-8:30 p.m. (Poetry discussion)
Poets on Poetry. I’ll be moderating a discussion on the work of Louise Glück. Event sponsored by the Connecticut Poetry Society.
Location: Southington Public Library, 255 Main Street, Southington, CT

December 2, 2018, 7:00 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Poetry Rocks! Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon, CT – Lower Level Eureka Gallery

June 6, 2018, 6:30 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Calling All Poets (and poetry lovers). Silas Bronson Library, 267 Grand St., Waterbury, CT

June 2, 2018, 2:00 p.m.  (Poetry reading)
Celebrate Bloomfield. Prosser Library, 1 Tunxis Ave., Bloomfield, CT

April 22, 2018, 2:00 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Rogue Recitations: National Poetry Month Celebration. Barnes and Noble, 18 Front St., Hartford, CT

January 18, 2018, 7:00 p.m. (Poetry reading)
Wintonbury Poetry Reading Series, McMahon Wintonbury Library, 1015 Blue Hills Ave., Bloomfield, CT